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Welcome to Columbus Air Force Base, home of Team BLAZE and the 14th Flying Training Wing!   

 


Upon your arrival, get ready to experience southern charm and hospitality, as Columbus, Mississippi is known as “The Friendly City”. Columbus Air Force Base is located in Northeast Mississippi nearby the Tombigbee River. From the bright and sunny summers to moderate winters, everyone can enjoy a wide range of 

BLAZELOGOactivities year-round. This website is newly designed to help you make the most out of your time here. At the top of the page you’ll see drop down menus that can give you all of the information you may need on upcoming events, organizations, as well as the local & surrounding area. 

 

Want to let us know how we’re doing? Please use the Interactive Customer Evaluation (ICE) program to leave us feedback. Your participation in our online comment program will enter you in a monthly drawing for a chance to win a $25 gift card useable at any FSS facility on base.  Customer service is our number one priority, and we want to ensure we are doing the very best that we can to serve you!

To catch what’s going on at a Glance, check out our Calendar below.  Have a base-wide event you want to post to the calendar or constructive feedback in regards to this website itself, simply send an email to 14FSS.Marketing@us.af.mil.

 

Based on user feedback, we recently updated the calendar view default setting to “Agenda”.  If you enjoyed the monthly calendar view, simply hit the drop down menu on the right and select “Month” or choose a setting that you enjoy.

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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Winter Reading Program 10:00 am
Winter Reading Program @ Library
Jan 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Winter Reading Program @ Library
Local Employment Workshop 1:00 pm
Local Employment Workshop @ AFRC
Jan 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Local Employment Workshop @ AFRC
Discussion of employment information and opportunities in the local area for spouses, dependents, veterans, and Government employees.  For additional information or to register call (662) 434-2790.  
Martial Arts 5:30 pm
Martial Arts @ Youth Center
Jan 2 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Martial Arts @ Youth Center
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Youth Service Project 9:00 am
Youth Service Project @ Youth Center
Jan 4 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Youth Service Project @ Youth Center
 
StoryTime 10:00 am
StoryTime
Jan 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Winter Reading Program 10:00 am
Winter Reading Program @ Library
Jan 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Winter Reading Program @ Library
Laser Storm Bowling 5:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
Jan 4 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
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Laser Storm Bowling 5:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
Jan 5 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
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Transition Assistance Program (TAP) Workshop
Transition Assistance Program (TAP) Workshop @ AFRC
Jan 7 – Jan 11 all-day
Transition Assistance Program (TAP) Workshop @ AFRC
0730-1600 Transition Assistance Program (TAP) Workshop held at AFRC is mandatory for all personnel separating or retiring, Pre-separation counseling is required before attending. Seminars on: Transition, Military Occupational Code Crosswalk, Financial Planning, Health Benefits, MS Dept of Employment Security, Dept … Continue reading
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StoryTime 10:00 am
StoryTime
Jan 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Martial Arts 5:30 pm
Martial Arts @ Youth Center
Jan 8 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Martial Arts @ Youth Center
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Local Employment Workshop 1:00 pm
Local Employment Workshop @ AFRC
Jan 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Local Employment Workshop @ AFRC
Discussion of employment information and opportunities in the local area for spouses, dependents, veterans, and Government employees.  For additional information or to register call (662) 434-2790.  
Martial Arts 5:30 pm
Martial Arts @ Youth Center
Jan 9 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Martial Arts @ Youth Center
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Lunch and Learn: Will and Estate 12:00 pm
Lunch and Learn: Will and Estate @ Library
Jan 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Lunch and Learn: Will and Estate @ Library
Will and estate planning is essential part of financial planning to provide your loved ones. For more information or to reserve a seat, please call the Library at 434-2934.
Theme Thursdays: R and B Night 6:00 pm
Theme Thursdays: R and B Night @ Event Center
Jan 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Theme Thursdays: R and B Night @ Event Center
There will be a drink specials, $0.45 wings, music, corn hole, pool and sports games on TV’s.
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Fresh Start 5K 7:00 am
Fresh Start 5K @ Fitness Center
Jan 11 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am
Fresh Start 5K @ Fitness Center
StoryTime 10:00 am
StoryTime
Jan 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Laser Storm Bowling 5:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
Jan 11 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
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Laser Storm Bowling 5:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
Jan 12 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
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Key Spouse Training 9:00 am
Key Spouse Training @ A&FRC
Jan 14 @ 9:00 am – 2:30 pm
Key Spouse Training @ A&FRC
Initial Key Spouse Training.  Call 434-2790 for details.
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Smooth Move @ AFRC 10:00 am
Smooth Move @ AFRC @ A&FRC
Jan 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Smooth Move @ AFRC @ A&FRC
Updated information about relocating held at AFRC. TMO, Housing, Military Pay, Billeting, Tri-Care, Medical Records, and A&FRC, spouses are encourage attend call (662) 434-2790 to register.  
StoryTime 10:00 am
StoryTime
Jan 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Martial Arts 5:30 pm
Martial Arts @ Youth Center
Jan 15 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Martial Arts @ Youth Center
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Federal USAJobs Workshop 9:00 am
Federal USAJobs Workshop @ A&FRC
Jan 16 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Federal USAJobs Workshop @ A&FRC
Workshop on writing resumes, applications, and job search. Learn how to maneuver the federal job website and prepare a federal resume. For more information or to register call 434-2790.
Lunch and Learn Stress Management 11:30 am
Lunch and Learn Stress Management @ A&FRC
Jan 16 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Lunch and Learn Stress Management @ A&FRC
 Stress Management Skills taught by the MFLC. Please call 434-2790 to register.
Local Employment Workshop 1:00 pm
Local Employment Workshop @ AFRC
Jan 16 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Local Employment Workshop @ AFRC
Discussion of employment information and opportunities in the local area for spouses, dependents, veterans, and Government employees.  For additional information or to register call (662) 434-2790.  
Lunch and Learn Stress Management 3:00 pm
Lunch and Learn Stress Management @ A&FRC
Jan 16 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Lunch and Learn Stress Management @ A&FRC
 Stress Management Skills taught by the MFLC. Please call 434-2790 to register.
Martial Arts 5:30 pm
Martial Arts @ Youth Center
Jan 16 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Martial Arts @ Youth Center
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Operation Boots to Business 8:00 am
Operation Boots to Business @ A&FRC
Jan 17 @ 8:00 am – Jan 18 @ 4:00 pm
Operation Boots to Business @ A&FRC
Entrepreneurship Track 8:00 am
Entrepreneurship Track @ A&FRC
Jan 17 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Entrepreneurship Track @ A&FRC
Entrepreneurship Track 2 day, Bi-Monthly Entrepreneurship workshop conducted by the Small Business Administration (SBA) for veterans interested starting up and operating their own business. Must register at least 10 days in advance, government contractor require 10 day notice and minimum … Continue reading
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Entrepreneurship Track 8:00 am
Entrepreneurship Track @ A&FRC
Jan 18 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Entrepreneurship Track @ A&FRC
Entrepreneurship Track 2 day, Bi-Monthly Entrepreneurship workshop conducted by the Small Business Administration (SBA) for veterans interested starting up and operating their own business. Must register at least 10 days in advance, government contractor require 10 day notice and minimum … Continue reading
StoryTime 10:00 am
StoryTime
Jan 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Laser Storm Bowling 5:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
Jan 18 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
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Laser Storm Bowling 5:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
Jan 19 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
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Key Spouse Mentor Training 9:30 am
Key Spouse Mentor Training @ A&FRC
Jan 22 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Key Spouse Mentor Training @ A&FRC
Key Spouse Mentor Training.  Call 434-2790 for details.
StoryTime 10:00 am
StoryTime
Jan 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Martial Arts 5:30 pm
Martial Arts @ Youth Center
Jan 22 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Martial Arts @ Youth Center
Pharmacy Tech Workshop 6:00 pm
Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
Jan 22 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
Taught by EMCC workforce development. Meets two nights a week Tuesday & Thursday for fifteen weeks. Lecture, quizzes, test, and skills practice. Successful completion will allow student to be eligible to sit for a national certification exam. Call 434-2790 for … Continue reading
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Career Exploration & Planning Track 8:00 am
Career Exploration & Planning Track @ A&FRC
Jan 23 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Career Exploration & Planning Track @ A&FRC
Conducted by CALIBRE, private company contracted by DVA. Must register 10 days prior, company requires 10 days notifiaction and must have minimum of 8 participates to make.  Call 434-2790 to register.  
Local Employment Workshop 1:00 pm
Local Employment Workshop @ AFRC
Jan 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Local Employment Workshop @ AFRC
Discussion of employment information and opportunities in the local area for spouses, dependents, veterans, and Government employees.  For additional information or to register call (662) 434-2790.  
Martial Arts 5:30 pm
Martial Arts @ Youth Center
Jan 23 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Martial Arts @ Youth Center
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Career Exploration & Planning Track 8:00 am
Career Exploration & Planning Track @ A&FRC
Jan 24 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Career Exploration & Planning Track @ A&FRC
Conducted by CALIBRE, private company contracted by DVA. Must register 10 days prior, company requires 10 days notifiaction and must have minimum of 8 participates to make.  Call 434-2790 to register.  
Pharmacy Tech Workshop 6:00 pm
Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
Jan 24 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
Taught by EMCC workforce development. Meets two nights a week Tuesday & Thursday for fifteen weeks. Lecture, quizzes, test, and skills practice. Successful completion will allow student to be eligible to sit for a national certification exam. Call 434-2790 for … Continue reading
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Budgeting Workshop 10:00 am
Budgeting Workshop @ A&FRC
Jan 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Budgeting Workshop @ A&FRC
Explain budget, spending plans, expenses, etc. Please Call 434-2790 to register .
StoryTime 10:00 am
StoryTime
Jan 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Budgeting Workshop 3:00 pm
Budgeting Workshop @ A&FRC
Jan 25 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Budgeting Workshop @ A&FRC
Explain budget, spending plans, expenses, etc. Please Call 434-2790 to register.
Laser Storm Bowling 5:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
Jan 25 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
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Laser Storm Bowling 5:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
Jan 26 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Laser Storm Bowling @ CAFB Bowling Center
Salsa Night 6:30 pm
Salsa Night @ Event Center
Jan 26 @ 6:30 pm – 11:45 pm
Salsa Night @ Event Center
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Wing Newcomers Orientation 8:00 am
Wing Newcomers Orientation @ Columbus Club
Jan 29 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Wing Newcomers Orientation @ Columbus Club
Wing Newcomers Orientation for newly arrived Active Duty and Civilian personnel. Spouses are encouraged to attend. Held at the Columbus Club/Event Center, for more information call (662) 434-2790.
StoryTime 10:00 am
StoryTime
Jan 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Martial Arts 5:30 pm
Martial Arts @ Youth Center
Jan 29 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Martial Arts @ Youth Center
Pharmacy Tech Workshop 6:00 pm
Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
Jan 29 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
Taught by EMCC workforce development. Meets two nights a week Tuesday & Thursday for fifteen weeks. Lecture, quizzes, test, and skills practice. Successful completion will allow student to be eligible to sit for a national certification exam. Call 434-2790 for … Continue reading
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Airman and Family Readiness Center Open House 11:00 am
Airman and Family Readiness Center Open House @ Airman & Family Readiness Center
Jan 30 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Airman and Family Readiness Center Open House @ Airman & Family Readiness Center
A&FRC is hosting an Open House to showcase the many services we have to offer you and your family.
Local Employment Workshop 1:00 pm
Local Employment Workshop @ AFRC
Jan 30 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Local Employment Workshop @ AFRC
Discussion of employment information and opportunities in the local area for spouses, dependents, veterans, and Government employees.  For additional information or to register call (662) 434-2790.  
Martial Arts 5:30 pm
Martial Arts @ Youth Center
Jan 30 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Martial Arts @ Youth Center
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Heart Link/Spouse Welcome @ Airman & Family Readiness Center 8:30 am
Heart Link/Spouse Welcome @ Airman & Family Readiness Center @ A&FRC
Jan 31 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Heart Link/Spouse Welcome @ Airman & Family Readiness Center @ A&FRC
This spouse orientation program is designed for spouses new to the military or new to Columbus AFB. This is a great opportunity to increase knowledge of the Air Force mission, customs, traditions, protocols and available programs and services in a … Continue reading
Hearts Apart Social 5:00 pm
Hearts Apart Social @ TBD
Jan 31 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Hearts Apart Social @ TBD | Aliceville | Alabama | United States
The Hearts Apart Social program is a monthly event to provide community bonding, fun and appreciation for the families of active duty personnel who are deployed, remote, or on an extended TDY. Food and activities are provided. Call 434-2790 to … Continue reading
Pharmacy Tech Workshop 6:00 pm
Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
Jan 31 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Pharmacy Tech Workshop @ A&FRC
Taught by EMCC workforce development. Meets two nights a week Tuesday & Thursday for fifteen weeks. Lecture, quizzes, test, and skills practice. Successful completion will allow student to be eligible to sit for a national certification exam. Call 434-2790 for … Continue reading